Shah Rukh, one of Hindi cinema’s top-rated and globally most popular actors, welcomed Cook and his team for dinner on Wednesday night. Bollywood’s famed Bachchan family, apart from stars like Aamir Khan and Madhuri Dixit Nene were in attendance too.
“Thank you Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya and Jaya aunty for taking time out. ‘Sarbjit’ will be awesome I am sure,” he added, making a reference to Aishwarya’s forthcoming film.
Aamir, who attended the dinner party without his wife Kiran Rao, brought in some toys for Shah Rukh’s two-year-old son AbRam. Thanking him, SRK tweeted: “Aamir Khan, thank you for the toys. AbRam is still awake and playing with them.”
Cook is in India on his first official visit to the country. He first went to Bengaluru, the home of India’s startup scene, and then in Mumbai, he visited the famed Shree Siddhivinayak temple. During his Delhi visit, Cook has plans to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Shah Rukh took to Twitter to thank all his guests for making Cook and his team feel the love and warmth of the country.